Re: Transporting The World's Longest Cable


Undersea comm cable?

Brian Ehni 
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On May 7, 2018, at 8:00 PM, Bob Chaparro <chiefbobbb@...> wrote:

The only information I have on this Life Magazine photo is a caption that says " The World's Longest Cable" and a date of March 1951:


The man in the photo is welding something and the cars are connected by a chain as well as couplers.


Overhead shot:


Factory interior (Okonite, Patterson, NJ):


So, anybody know the story behind the photos?


Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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